Oxford school information

IndexOxfordNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores30%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools61,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Oxford, NC educational system consists of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Oxford public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 30% lower than than the North Carolina average and 38% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Oxford public schools is 17:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.0% have completed high school, 20.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Oxford are 38% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Oxford.
  • 77.0% of people in Oxford have completed 8th grade.
  • 75.0% of people in Oxford have completed high school.
  • 20.2% of people in Oxford have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Oxford

IndexOxfordNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade77.0%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school75.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college52.0%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.2%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.7%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Oxford (high school & post-secondary)

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Butner, NC7,69245%9%
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Creedmoor, NC4,35333%33%
Oxford, NC8,70730%38%

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Oxford, NC8,70730%38%
Source: The Oxford, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.